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Rachel Skerritt

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang announced that he has chosen veteran school leader and former BPS chief of staff, Rachel Skerritt, as Boston Latin School's 28th headmaster.

Boston federal court enters judgement on alleged Ponzi scheme

Former resident promised high-yield bridge loans but did not use the money as promised, SEC claims.

Eastern Bank recognized as one of nation’s best for middle-market businesses

Financial research firm Greenwich Associates recently named Eastern Bank as one of the top banks for businesses nationally and awarded it the Greenwich Excellence Awards for “Overall Customer Satisfaction” and “Customer Likelihood to Recommend” in the Northeast’s Middle Market segment.

New York-based Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill comes to Boston

Mattapan residents, Greater Boston’s Caribbean community, local elected officials celebrated the grand opening of Boston’s first Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill on Saturday.

Deeqo Jibril’s campaign launch kicks off race for District 7 seat

With a crowd of about 200 in the audience, District 7 candidate Deeqo Jibril formally kicked off her campaign for the City Council seat being vacated by Tito Jackson, who announced his bid for mayor in January.

Jackson Square recreational center plans are approved

The BPDA approved plans for a recreational center that could begin construction this year.

Felix Arroyo, backers vow to fight suspension

Surrounded by supporters and accompanied by his attorney on the steps of the Edward W. Brooke Courthouse, Suffolk County Register of Probate Felix D. Arroyo defended his record and vowed to fight his suspension from office.

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren hold rally on workers’ issues

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren called for the Democratic Party proactively advance working class values during a rally that included a lineup of state-focused activists groups. The event marked the first formal collaboration between Our Revolution and Raise ...

Criminal justice reform groups gear up for change in 2017

Jobs not Jails' Calvin Feliciano said that activists are stepping up energy next year politicians will be facing re-election and will find it too politically risky to take a stand on criminal justice reforms. Because of this, activists are focusing ...

Gaby Quintero

Archipelago Strategies Group announced it has hired internationally recognized journalist and human rights activist Gaby Quintero to help the firm continue its growth into emerging digital and multicultural markets.

Per-pupil school funding widens some equity gaps

The system of basing school funding on enrollment is creating new equity gaps, in which schools are not guaranteed basic educational offerings such as libraries and full-time nurses. many say. Under the new budget, support is slashed for schools that ...

Marie St. Fleur, St. Fleur Communications

Marie St. Fluer was the first Haitian-American elected to state office in the nation and has more than 30 years of leadership in the fields of early education, public policy, workforce development, criminal justice and human rights. Now she delves ...

‘Keeping the train moving:’ Darnell Johnson’s fight for affordable Boston housing

Darnell Johnson heads the Right to the City Coalition, a group of housing organizations that fight displacement in Boston.

Deeqo Jibril kicks off campaign

With a crowd of about 200 in the audience, District 7 candidate Deeqo Jibril formally kicked off her campaign for the City Council seat being vacated by Tito Jackson, who announced his bid for mayor in January.

DaRosa property maintenance company rose from 2015 blizzards

For Domingos DaRosa, the record-breaking 2015 winter sowed the seeds for a new business. He started DaRosa Property Maintenance LLC in 2015. The 39-year-old father of four had been helping his parents, neighbors and friends for years with snow removal ...